STATIONARY FREE MOTION QUILTING CLASSES

FMQ - BASICS

Learn the basic sof the 5 shapes that make up all Free Motion Quilting designs and the foundation for all future Free Motion Quilitng. Learn how to set up your machine, the basic mechanics of Free Motion Qulting and how to stitch the 5 basic shapes. This class is ideal for those who have never tried FMQ before, but is also a valuable refresher for those with some experience.

FMQ - NEXT STEPS

Students will gain confidence in their Free Motion Quilting by taking what they learned in the Beyond Meandering and Loops class and learn how to put the basic shapes together to create a variety of quilting motifs. his class will give students the opportunity to create their own quilting motifs for greater personal expression.

FMQ - SASHING & BORDERS

Learn how to choose and stitch a variety of designs that are perfect for long narrow spaces. We'll focus on some basic designs for fullest effect.

FMQ - FLOWERS AND LEAVES

Learn how to use the 5 basic shapes to create a vareity of flower and leaf motifs. Students will learn how easy it is to make one little change for a whole new look. Who knew there were so many flowers and leaves!

FMQ - BASIC FEATHER

Learn how easy it is to stitch the basic feather. We'll focus on technique as we explore sizes, shapes and stitching in a variety of directions. Learn how to stitch wreaths, borders and all over designs on your stationary (sit down) machine.

FMQ - BOUNCE BACK FEATHERS

Free Motion Quilitng Feathers are beautiful and not as difficult as many people think they are. In this class we'll focus on the style of feathers that a lot refer to as Longarm Feathers, but we can do them on our stationary machines. We'll play withy the shape and the size and add a variety of design elements.

FMQ - QUILTING WITH RULERS

Learn some basic informtion about rulers, how to use them for accurate quilting anbd stitch a small quilt while we practice free motion quilting with ;rulers. We will focus on straigh line and sahhow curved rulers.